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3 reasons you can’t miss IBM Think 2019

Business has changed. And it’s going to continue to change. In this new age of rapid innovation, it’s essential to understand how the latest technologies will impact your industry. Organizations that wait to embrace transformation are finding themselves on the wrong side of disruption. IBM is determined to help its clients and partners harness this […]

UK software firm chooses IBM Cloud for cloud-native banking platform

Thought Machine, a software developer based in the United Kingdom, has teamed with IBM to accelerate its new cloud-native banking platform. The platform, called Vault, “allows banks to fully realize the benefits of IBM Cloud and has been developed to be highly flexible, giving banks the ability to quickly add new products, accommodate shifts in […]

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Why automated data capture is the two-minute drill of digital transformation

The NFL and NCAA football seasons are in full sprint toward the playoffs. More often than not, games are decided by the two-minute drill: an offensive strategy in which a team tries to rapidly move the ball down the field when it’s losing late in a game and time is running out. Similarly, organizations can […]

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Pikkart offers mobile augmented reality solution delivered on IBM Cloud

By Tech Target’s definition, augmented reality (AR) is the integration of digital information with the user’s environment in real time. Unlike virtual reality, which creates a totally artificial environment, augmented reality uses the existing environment and overlays new information on top of it. For example, one of the first commercial applications of AR technology was […]

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Helvetia Seguros launches Watson-powered virtual assistant to support sales staff

Everyone knows that sinking feeling: to get to the information you want on a website, you’re presented with a long form with dozens of questions. It’s a real turn-off for customers. In general, around 51 percent of customers will not fill out a long form once they see it. But this is still how many […]

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4 ways IBM has embraced an open, hybrid multicloud approach

Most companies are just getting started on their cloud journey. They’ve maybe completed 10 to 20 percent of the trek, with a focus on cost and productivity efficiency, as well as scaling compute power. There’s a lot more though to unlock in that remaining 80 percent: shifting business applications to the cloud and optimizing supply […]

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Trung Nguyên Legend Corp. modernizes IT with IBM Cloud to take coffee brand global

Coffee is one of Vietnam’s key exports, and the country produces millions of tons of Robusta and Arabica beans each year. Trung Nguyên Legend Corp.’s mission is to bring Vietnamese coffee culture to the world and become a major global coffee brand. To make its expansion aims a reality, Trung Nguyên Legend Corp. must be […]

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On the road to AI adoption, slow and steady wins the race

About 15 years ago, artificial intelligence (AI) was still in its infancy, with few companies actively using it. But since the explosion of cloud computing and new specialized processors for advanced statistical analysis, this 60-year-old computing discipline has gotten a new lease of life. Leading-edge companies have made AI adoption a key strategic differentiator, using […]

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Reacting fast to save lives with near real-time cardiac monitoring in the IBM Cloud

Around the world, heart attacks and strokes represent two of the leading causes of death. Often, they strike with no apparent warning, and if patients don’t make it to a hospital quickly, the prospects of their survival plunge. At Control de Pacientes de Alto Riesgo (COPCAR), or in English, Monitoring for High-Risk Patients, the goal […]

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Will you have a eureka moment in an innovation garage?

Established companies in mature markets often struggle to innovate. It can be hard to focus on delivering what made the organization successful while constantly feeling pressure to expand margins. It doesn’t have to be this way. All companies, regardless of size or legacy, have the opportunity to reimagine and test how they engage customers and […]

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Continuous integration vs. continuous delivery: A quick explainer

As DevOps moves from a trend at born-on-the-web firms to a set of well-accepted best practices, many enterprises are embracing the approach. If you’re only getting started, terms like continuous integration and continuous delivery probably sound a lot alike. There are, however, some big differences that are important to understand. What is continuous integration? As […]

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Watson AI powers mindcoa.ch online psychological self-help solution

A European Neuropsychopharmacology study determined that 95 percent of the people who need mental help won’t receive it, and the 5 percent that do get it receive help five to 10 years too late. The statistics are similar for the United States. Something needs to change. In some European countries, it takes half a year […]

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RoadLaunch builds intelligent transportation management solution on IBM Cloud

“Where is my freight?” “Where’s my truck?” In the transportation and logistics industry, there are a lot of moving parts. What might seem linear and simple can quickly become complicated and messy. RoadLaunch is a startup company that’s shaking up the transportation industry with its intelligent transportation management system for end-to-end logistics. Matching freight with […]

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